Category Archives: Administration

SMU professor and associate dean named president of Franklin College in Switzerland

Last Wednesday Meadows Dean Jose Bowen sent an email to all Meadows Faculty and Staff announcing the appointment of Dr. P. Gregory Warden, a University Distinguished Professor of Art History and associate dean for research and academic affairs at SMU’s Meadows School … Continue reading

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SMU honors Rep. Johnson despite scandal

D Magazine’s FrontBurner reported Monday that SMU has in fact honored U.S. Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson with the Distinguished Alumni award. A press release on Johnson’s website announced that she received the award in a private ceremony at the Newseum … Continue reading

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Administration blocks a Daily Campus article from publication

The SMU administration typically has no control over The Daily Campus’ content. There is one exception to that rule: The mail-home summer edition. This issue is mailed home to all incoming freshmen, and in return for their mailing addresses, SMU … Continue reading

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98th Student Senate Inauguration and First Meeting

A story will be in tomorrow’s print product. Video should be posted shortly. But here’s some stuff I had to cut out because of space: The 2011-12 Student Senate Officers: Student Body President Austin Prentice Student Body Vice President Alex … Continue reading

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Faculty Senate Elections Begin

Posted today on The Forum blog: Online voting in the 2011 Faculty Senate election is open as of Wednesday, April 13, and will continue through 5 p.m. Monday, April 18. All full-time SMU faculty members are eligible to vote for … Continue reading

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Trustees, administrators, senators honored at annual awards ceremony

We’ve got a bevy of awards to note from both the 2011 Awards Extravaganza and Honors Day Convocation. 2011 Awards Extravaganza “M” Award Recipients Geoffrey Orsak, dean, Lyle School of Engineering Laura Baez, Student Representative to the Board of Trustees … Continue reading

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Stephanie Dupaul to guide SMU Admissions as associate vice president for Enrollment Management

From the press release, which you can read in full here: DALLAS (SMU) — Stephanie Dupaul will become SMU’s associate vice president for Enrollment Management in the Office of the Provost on June 1. In this newly created position, she … Continue reading

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